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Electric car popular in St. Barts to be sold in US - New York Post

Sun, 26/03/2017 - 8:06pm

Electric car popular in St. Barts to be sold in US
New York Post
The Moke, an electric car first popularized by Brigitte Bardot in St. Tropez, will soon be available for purchase in the US. Todd Rome, of private jet firm Blue Star Jets — named after Gordon Gekko's Blue Star Jets in “Wall Street” — has just ...

Margot Robbie, Nissan's first electric vehicle ambassador - Arab News

Sun, 26/03/2017 - 6:10am

Arab News

Margot Robbie, Nissan's first electric vehicle ambassador
Arab News
Gareth Dunsmore, director of Electric Vehicles for Nissan Europe, said: “The electric revolution is happening. As the global leader in electric vehicles, and with mass adoption just around the corner, it is more important than ever that we showcase all ...

Automakers are trying to delay the inevitable - Business Insider

Sun, 26/03/2017 - 6:00am

Business Insider

Automakers are trying to delay the inevitable
Business Insider
When most people think about clean energy, they think of wind and solar providing their homes and workplaces with electricity. But the transportation sector — which includes cars, trucks and airplanes — recently overtook the electricity sector as the ...

Four electric vehicle-friendly bills advance, but two face funding test - Portland Business Journal

Sat, 25/03/2017 - 11:54am

Portland Business Journal

Four electric vehicle-friendly bills advance, but two face funding test
Portland Business Journal
Four electric vehicle-friendly bills advanced in the Oregon Legislature this week, but for two of them, at least, the road ahead could be difficult. That's because they're incentives — one for the buyers of EVs, the other for the people who sell them ...

Considering an electric vehicle? There's no better time with Nissan's $10000 instant rebate - Clean Energy News (blog)

Sat, 25/03/2017 - 2:34am

Considering an electric vehicle? There's no better time with Nissan's $10000 instant rebate
Clean Energy News (blog)
If you live in North Carolina and Georgia (and some other states around the country) and have been considering buying an electric vehicle, there's only a few days left to take advantage of an incredible incentive offered by Nissan: a $10,000 rebate for ...

GM, Buick to launch plug-ins, electric cars in China - The Detroit News

Sat, 25/03/2017 - 2:20am

The Detroit News

GM, Buick to launch plug-ins, electric cars in China
The Detroit News
General Motors Co. said Friday its Buick brand will soon launch its first extended-range electric vehicle, the Velite 5, in China. The Detroit automaker said it plans in the next two years to introduce plug-in hybrid gasoline electric vehicles and pure ...

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Good News for California: New Data Shows Electric Vehicle Sales in Northeast States Are Rising Fast - Huffington Post

Sat, 25/03/2017 - 2:19am

Good News for California: New Data Shows Electric Vehicle Sales in Northeast States Are Rising Fast
Huffington Post
New data shows that electric vehicle (EV) sales in northeastern states rose dramatically in 2016. While overall U.S. EV sales grew 37 percent in 2016, EV sales in the states that follow California's Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) program (not including ...

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Watch Nio's 1 megawatt EP9 smash the Nürburgring electric vehicle lap record - Ars Technica

Sat, 25/03/2017 - 12:34am

Ars Technica

Watch Nio's 1 megawatt EP9 smash the Nürburgring electric vehicle lap record
Ars Technica
We're continuing this week's theme of hypercars and electric vehicles with unnecessary amounts of power thanks to a video sent to us by the nice people at Formula E. You may remember late last year that the Nio EP9 set a new EV record at the ...
Five Chinese Electric Vehicle Start-Ups That Could Rival TeslaChina Money Network
Watch The NIO EP9 Whir And Chirp Out Its Full Record Breaking Nürburgring LapJalopnik

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Charge points at work may be key to broader electric vehicle adoption - Treehugger

Fri, 24/03/2017 - 10:18pm

Treehugger

Charge points at work may be key to broader electric vehicle adoption
Treehugger
There are many ways to support wider electric vehicle adoption. But one of the simplest, and most powerful, may be encouraging employers to install charging at work. Business Green reports, for example, on the experience of National Grid in the UK ...

Powering a home through an electric car! - LoughboroughEcho.net

Fri, 24/03/2017 - 9:46pm

Powering a home through an electric car!
LoughboroughEcho.net
An innovative new system has been installed in Loughborough to power a home through the owner's electric vehicle. Low carbon and fuel cell technologies company Cenex, which is based on the Loughborough University Science and Enterprise Park, ...

A boost for electric cars - Rochester Business Journal

Fri, 24/03/2017 - 8:06pm

A boost for electric cars
Rochester Business Journal
Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday announced a $70 million program to provide electric car rebates and pay for an outreach initiative—another step toward greater market acceptance. The Drive Clean Initiative will devote $55 million toward rebates, giving ...

Dave Denslow: Electric vehicles cause environmental damage - Gainesville Sun

Fri, 24/03/2017 - 5:10pm

Gainesville Sun

Dave Denslow: Electric vehicles cause environmental damage
Gainesville Sun
EV or not EV? Surely electric vehicles are environmental virtues not vices, well worth their $7,500 federal tax credit. But that turns out to depend on where you live. In Los Angeles, where tailpipe emissions from gas-powered vehicles cause respiratory ...

Even Germany's Post Office Is Building an Electric Car - Bloomberg - Bloomberg

Fri, 24/03/2017 - 5:01pm

Bloomberg

Even Germany's Post Office Is Building an Electric Car - Bloomberg
Bloomberg
This boxy, bare-bones van has no air conditioning or radio, no passenger seat and a top speed of less than 50 miles an hour. Yet the electric vehicle's success ...

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Electric Vehicle DC rapid charging plug type about to change - Scoop.co.nz

Fri, 24/03/2017 - 3:19pm

Electric Vehicle DC rapid charging plug type about to change
Scoop.co.nz
“The change to Type 2 CCS plugs across the ChargeNow electric highway is a positive step, improving our country's infrastructure and allowing even faster charging when travelling the length of New Zealand in electric vehicles.” ChargeNet NZ will begin ...

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The Home Of The Electric Car Is At War - Jalopnik

Fri, 24/03/2017 - 8:34am

Jalopnik

The Home Of The Electric Car Is At War
Jalopnik
California is very much the home state of electric cars, and arguably the central hub for electric car development for the whole globe. But at the moment the job of getting people to drive EVs is a total mess, with years of planning showing little ...

Electric Vehicles (EV) Market Surges With Taxes On Conventional Emission Vehicles - IndustryARC - GlobeNewswire (press release)

Fri, 24/03/2017 - 5:46am

Electric Vehicles (EV) Market Surges With Taxes On Conventional Emission Vehicles - IndustryARC
GlobeNewswire (press release)
Hyderabad, India, March 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The report “Electric Vehicles (EV) Market Analysis: By Vehicle Modules(Body and Chassis, Powertrain, Infotainment,Safety and security) and Geography - Forecast (2017 - 2022)”, published by ...

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Cenex to join European electric vehicle road trip - Tyrepress.com

Fri, 24/03/2017 - 2:55am

Cenex to join European electric vehicle road trip
Tyrepress.com
Cenex – the UK's first centre of excellence for low carbon and fuel cell technologies – has announced its participation in the European leg of the Global Electric Vehicle Road Trip and E-Mobility Events, a 6,500 km long road trip through ten European ...

Baidu and Tencent Just Invested in this Electric Vehicle Maker - Motley Fool

Fri, 24/03/2017 - 12:42am

Motley Fool

Baidu and Tencent Just Invested in this Electric Vehicle Maker
Motley Fool
However, Baidu and Tencent recently came together to lead a 600 million yuan ($87 million) funding round in Shanghai-based electric vehicle maker NIO, formerly known as NextEV. That round -- which attracted other major investors like DG Capital, TPG, ...

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New York Offers Electric Car Rebates - Natural Resources Defense Council

Thu, 23/03/2017 - 11:38pm

InformNNY

New York Offers Electric Car Rebates
Natural Resources Defense Council
Good news, New Yorkers: Buying a new electric vehicle (EV) just got a whole lot cheaper in the Empire State, thanks to the new Drive Clean rebates the Cuomo administration rolled out this week. The program will devote $70 million to promoting clean ...
NY Gears Up Electric Vehicle Rebate ProgramInformNNY
Buy an electric car, get a NY rebateRochester Democrat and Chronicle
State to Encourage Electric VehiclesEast Hampton Star
Long Island Business News (subscription) -WAMC -alloveralbany
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2017 Is The Year The Electric Car Goes Mainstream - CleanTechnica

Thu, 23/03/2017 - 10:55pm

CleanTechnica

2017 Is The Year The Electric Car Goes Mainstream
CleanTechnica
Having been a car aficionado since I've known myself, I had already read about electric cars during the '90s, but found them only suitable for hardcore fans, given that for double the price of a regular gas car, electric cars had only 100 kilometers ...
Can Citroën make electric cars fun with its new plug-in Berlingo?Malay Mail Online

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